Stevens Childrens Home

Stevens Treatment Programs is a private, non-profit, therapeutic residential treatment center and special education school, licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care and approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Referrals accepted for adolescents with behavioral and emotional problems with serious treatment issues that need a structured living and therapeutic environment that is safe and secure.
The program is family-centered, youth-guided and truama informed. The special education school program provides individualized instruction as well as pre-vocational programs.
Specialized treatment is available for adolescents with sexual behavior problems and adolescent fire setters. Individual, group and family therapy are provided by masters level clinical staff.
A cognitive/behavioral approach gives youth the tools to be in control, to trust adults, and prepare them for a successful transition back to their families or step-down programs in their communities.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1939
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students14 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Stevens Childrens Home Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size6 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$181,307
Admissions DirectorPatricia Golden
Admissions AssociateTerri Mederios

School Notes

  • Stevens Treatment Programs is a private, non-profit, therapeutic residential treatment center and special education school, licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care and approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Referrals accepted for adolescents with behavioral and emotional problems with serious treatment issues that need a structured living and therapeutic environment that is safe and secure. The program is family-centered, youth-guided and truama informed.  The special education school program provides individualized instruction as well as pre-vocational programs.  Specialized treatment is available for adolescents with sexual behavior problems and adolescent fire setters.  Individual, group and family therapy are provided by masters level clinical staff.  A cognitive/behavioral approach gives youth the tools to be in control, to trust adults, and prepare them for a successful transition back to their families or step-down programs in their communities.
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